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GM headquarters in Detroit (Photo: Linda Parton/Shutterstock.com) GM headquarters in Detroit (Photo: Linda Parton/Shutterstock.com)

Hundreds of law firms had been working with General Motors over the years, according to executive vice president and general counsel Craig Glidden, who said that was far too many. Inspired by CEO Mary Barra’s mission to change how GM does business, he and a team of in-house lawyers found a way to whittle down the number of firms the company uses and make sure those firms reflect GM values.

Dan Clark

Dan covers cyber security, legal operations and intellectual property for Corporate Counsel. Follow him on Twitter @Danclarkalm.

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